Trip Planner:   USA  /  New Jersey  /  Ringwood  /  Nature  /  Ringwood State Park

Ringwood State Park, Ringwood

(4.4/5 based on 60 reviews on the web)
Ringwood State Park is a 5000-acre state park in Passaic County in northeastern New Jersey, USA. The Park is located in the heart of the Ramapo Mountains in Ringwood. Its forests are part of the Northeastern coastal forests ecoregion.It contains the New Jersey Botanical Garden at Skylands, historic Ringwood Manor and Skylands Manor, and the Shepherd Lake Recreation Area. The park is operated and maintained by the New Jersey Division of Parks and Forestry.Skylands Manor, a forty-four-room English Jacobean mansion, was designed in the 1920s by John Russell Pope for Clarence McKensie Lewis, a wealthy stockbroker and civil engineer. The gardens were established by lawyer Francis Lynde Stetson, who owned Skylands from 1891 to 1922. The 96acre botanical garden contains a variety of plants, evergreens and deciduous trees and shrubs. The landscaping includes a crabapple vista, terraced gardens, perennial and annual gardens and woodland paths. The extensive gardens offer views of the Ramapo Mountains. Skylands Manor is open for tours one Sunday per month March through November.
See Ringwood State Park and all Ringwood has to offer by arranging your trip with our Ringwood holiday planner.
Source
map
Create a full Ringwood itinerary

Plan your trip to Ringwood

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in New Jersey by other users

3 days in Atlantic City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, romantic, historic sites, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 16 days in New York City & Princeton SEE PLAN July, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Atlantic City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Atlantic City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in New Jersey BY A USER FROM CANADA August, kids, popular PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Atlantic City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Atlantic City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Phoenix & Wildwood BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in St. Augustine & Cape May County BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, relaxing, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Wildwood BY A USER FROM CANADA July, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 46 days in United States, South America, Mexico, Europe, Africa, Middle East & Asia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • I live 2 miles from the park and have hiked, jogged, biked, taken history tours, and ran my dog ragged there too many times to mention. Never get tired or bored of it. Beautiful scenery in all seasons...  more »
  • Beautiful state park, went to take pictures it is really beautiful! There is a visitors center for bathrooms. Looks to walk thru, beautiful flowers, a nice place tucked away!  more »
  • The manor was really beautiful. Nicer the expected when I saw the outside of the home. The area around is breathtaking! Stunning grounds. A very calm place to spend a nice day  more »